** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants apply, may be accepted, and program may fill prior to the deadline.
Home Stay, On Campus Residence Hall
Language of Instruction:
CMC GPA Requirement:
3.0 for Fall Study and 2.8 for Spring Study
Program GPA Requirement:
Must meet CMC minimum GPA
Internships are not offered on this program.
1. Second Semester Sophomore, 2. First Semester Junior, 3. Second Semester Junior, 4. First Semester Senior
Anthropology, Art, Art History, Arts, Asian Studies, Culture, Economics, Geography, History, International Relations, International Studies, Japanese, Linguistics, Literature, Philosophy, Political Science, Religious Studies, Science, Sociology, Urban Studies
Take your arts and sciences studies a step further in a city that radiates light and energy (along with anime, Godzilla, and Hello Kitty). The prestigious Sophia University is CIEE’s partner school and your host for coursework in English on anthropology, art history, cultural studies, history, international business and economics, linguistics, literature, political science, and religion and philosophy. While taking your courses in the heart of fascinating, sprawling, and densely populated Tokyo, it’s easy to immerse yourself in the culture and language. Opportunities to volunteer in the community further enriches the experience.
All courses are complemented with CIEE co-curricular activities and excursions beyond the city to enhance classroom learning and provide intercultural understanding.
TAKE GIANT STEPS
in your Japanese language skill, with classes at your level, from pure beginner or nearly fluent.
TAKE THE BULLET TRAIN
to explore Hiroshima’s famous Peace Memorial Museum and see firsthand, the impact of the world’s first atomic bomb.
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